Meet the Journalist: Valérie Dana, Revista LVR

Valérie Dana, editorial director at Revista LVR, talks to Cision’s Mario Cipriano about the lifestyle title’s audience of female cancer patients, its rebrand and what its community wants to read. Revista Rose, which you launched, has rebranded as Revista LVR (La Vida en Rosa). How does this affect its editorial content? We changed the name for communications reasons. “Rose” […]

PR Case Study: Stand – Leading The Probate Debate

Stand Agency helped its client Solicitors for the Elderly engage with the media and MPs to head off the Government’s planned rise in probate fees earlier this year. Campaign name: Leading The Probate Debate Client: Solicitors for the Elderly Timing:  March – April 2017 Summary Solicitors for the Elderly (SFE) worked with Stand Agency to oppose probate […]

Gorkana meets… Giuseppe De Bellis

Giuseppe De Bellis is editor-in-chief of GQ Italia. He talks to  Mario Cipriano about his career in Brussels and his view of modern journalism. Before your current role as editorial director of GQ Italia, you were deputy director of Il Giornale. How did you develop your career? I started work as a correspondent in Bari, at La Gazzetta del Mezzogiorno. […]

Source LF launches marketing and PR division

Recruitment business Source LF has launched a new marketing and PR division led by Kate Watson. Watson has rejoined the London-based company after a seven-year stint in the Middle East, where she worked for a number of the region’s leading search and recruitment firms, specialising in the communications industry. Annika De Friend, founder of Source […]

Acuity hires Mindi Chahal as content editor

B2B PR and marketing agency Acuity has appointed former Marketing Week journalist Mindi Chahal as content editor. The newly-created position demonstrates the growing value of content for clients of Acuity and its sister new business consultancy, Ingenuity. Most recently senior writer at Centaur-owned Marketing Week, Chahal has also held the role of news and features writer at Promo Marketing, […]

Hume Brophy Singapore hires Holly Huang as director

Hume Brophy has appointed Holly Huang as a director in its Singapore office, to advise clients across its financial and corporate communications practices.   Huang previously led the corporate and financial practice at another global agency in Singapore. She is bilingual in English and Mandarin and has worked in various roles in the financial services […]

City Against Hunger Mud Challenge open for entries

Financial PRs are invited to enter teams into the City Against Hunger Mud Challenge, which will take place on Friday 15th September. The afternoon sees a maximum of 75 corporate teams competing on one of the UK‘s best Nuts Challenge assault courses as well as enjoying a post-challenge networking party with street food, drinks, a […]